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- n. Alternative form of padelle.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A large cup or deep saucer, containing fatty matter in which a wick is placed, -- used for public illuminations, as at St. Peter's, in Rome. Called also padelle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A large metal or earthenware cup or deep saucer containing fatty matter in which a wick is inserted: used in illuminations.
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